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Taxon: Paeonia officinalis L.

 
Genus: Paeonia
Section: Paeonia
Subsection: Paeonia
Family: Paeoniaceae
Nomen number: 26329
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:530. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 05-Oct-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 7 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Hungary (s.), Switzerland (s.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy, Montenegro, Romania (w.), Serbia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s.), Portugal (n.), Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  8. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  9. Hong, D.-Y. Peonies of the world: taxonomy and phytogeography. 2010 (Peonies World) 228-241.
  10. Hong, D.-Y. et al. 2008. Relationships and taxonomy of Paeonia arietina G. Anderson complex (Paeoniaceae) and its allies (Taxon) 57:929.
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  15. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Paeonia officinalis L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=26329. Accessed 15 November 2018.